Jamaica

People wait for the unveiling of a statue of late reggae legend Bob Marley in Kingston. Jamaicans started to celebrate the 70th anniversary of Marley's birth on Friday with a jamming session at his former home and a string of free concerts as the Caribbean island continues to wrestle over his place in its pantheon of heroes. Marley, who was born in Nine Miles, northwest Jamaica, died on May 11, 1981, in a Florida hospital from cancer, age 36

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People wait for the unveiling of a statue of the late reggae legend Bob Marley in Kingston. Jamaicans celebrated the 70th anniversary of Marley’s birth on Friday with a jamming session at his former home and a string of free concerts as the Caribbean island continues to wrestle over his place in its pantheon of heroes.

Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt holds a programme with cut outs for his eyes during a news conference in Paris. Bolt will take part in the IAAF Diamond League athletics event at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis, near Paris, on July 6

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Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt holds a programme with cut-outs for his eyes during a news conference in Paris. Mr Bolt will take part in the IAAF Diamond League athletics event at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis, near Paris, on July 6.